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  boolean file.Delete( string name, string path )


Deletes a file or empty folder that is relative to the data folder. You can't remove any files outside of data folder.

You are able to delete any file in the Menu state.


1 string name
The file name.
2 string path
The path to look for the files and directories in. See this list for a list of valid paths.
This is only available in the menu state.


1 boolean success
This was recently added in version (2024.06.17). It might only be available on the Dev Branch right now.


Deletes data/helloworld.txt file.

file.Delete( "helloworld.txt" )